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Resource for the Needy: For those who live in Deanery Q2

Deanery Q2 provides resources for the homeless and needy families of Sunnyside & Woodside, New York. We also give to those in need outside of our Deanery. Here is a listing and details of Parishes, and Organizations:


- Invites Parishioners and Neighbors to participate in their Food Drive Collection, every 3 Sunday of the Month, and during the Month of November.
- We take up a collection, and sometimes receive supplies for Countries experiencing Natural Disasters
- We collect donations for Children, Single Woman, and Families in need. (Pampers, Milk, baby and children clothing, etc)
- We collected medical supplies and equipment (Canes, Crutches, Wheel Chairs, etc)
- We collect toy for children during the Advent Season.
- We bring food and toiletry items for Day Laborers every month.
- We collect toiletry, and other items during the Lenten Season.
- We take up a collection during Lent called the "Rice Bowl", to help the needy in different countries.

- Invites Parishioners and Neighbors to participate in their Food Drive Collection.
- Provides food for needy families. Every Thursday from 10:30AM to 12PM, and Every Saturday from 1:30PM to 3PM

CLICK ON ST. TERESA: (With St Vincent de Paul & Catholic Charities)
- Invites Parishioners and Neighbors to participate in their Food Drive Collection.
- Provides food for needy families. Every Tuesday from 3PM to 4PM
- Collects used books to sell - All funds go to needy families who need resources.
- Collects clothing for the needy - Visit their Parking lot to place Clothing in Drop Box.
- Provide support to families with resources in difficult times. (Must call to make an appointment).

- Invites Parishioners and Neighbors to participate in their Food Drive Collection.
- Provides food for needy families. Every Wednesday from 11AM to 1PM


- Provides network for Homeless to receives meals.
- Collects toiletry for the Homeless and Migrant Workers.
- Collects clothing for the Homeless.

- Invites Neighbors in the Sunnyside Community to participate in their Food Drive Collection.
- Provides food for needy families. Every Monday, & Thursday from 3:30PM to 6PM


- A resources site that provides specific locations for food, and other resources available in Sunnyside & Woodside. Provided by Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center. 

Visit DEANERY Q2 - For Information on BVM - Mary Help of Christians, Corpus Christi, Queen of Angels, St Raphael, & St Sebastian. 

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Queen of Angels has lost one of its beloved, retired Deacon Juan Calvo, who served the community of Sunnyside for many years. Details of the Wake Service, and Funeral Mass will be provided later this week. We thank Deacon Calvo for his dedication and service.

Rest in peace.

Queen of Angels, pray for you.

WAKE SERVICE will be held at...

Edward D. Lynch Funeral Home, INC.
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Sunnyside, NY 11104
Monday, July 13th at 4PM - 8PM

FUNERAL MASS will be held at...

Queen of Angels Church
44-04 Skillman Ave
Sunnyside, NY 11104
Tuesday, July 14th at 10AM

MASS INTENTIONS - Stop by the Rectory Office, Monday - Friday from 9AM to 8PM, Saturday from 10AM to 3PM.

You can also contact the Rectory at 718-392-0011

With Gratitude...

On Sunday, June 21st, Fr. Dowd announced to the public during Sunday Mass that Msgr Jonas Achacoso will be leaving Queen of Angels Parish for his new assignment as the Pastor of Corpus Christi in Woodside NY. We are proud of this announcement. We wish Msgr. Achacoso our prayers, and support.

Msgr. Achacoso wrote to the Parishioners in this weeks Bulletin:

"'Swift fly the years' in the words of a poet. At the end of my ministry in Queen of Angels, I thank everyone who has made those years fly so quickly because I was truly having fun as I enjoyed so much kindness, generosity and friendship with the parishioners. I started coming to this parish from the summers of 2007 to 2013. Then I was as part-time parochial vicar from 2014 to 2020. So, it’s a total of 14 years of my life from which I treasure so many happy memories. Queen of Angels and Sunnyside has been and will be a home for me. I ask your prayers as I respond to the call of service to Corpus Christi – Woodside effecti…

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PRAYERS FOR OUR PASTOR - Many of our parishioners have heard of the news that our Pastor, Very Rev Brian P. Dowd, experienced a heart attack in 2016. On Wednesday, May 29th, Fr. Brian went into the Hospital to prepare for Bypass Surgery. The operation took place on Monday, June 3rd.

We want to inform you all that Fr. Brian is doing GREAT!  Here is a message from the Pastor: 

I want to thank God, Queen of Angels, my family, our parishioners, and the Sunnyside Community for your Mass offerings & intentions, prayers, and well wishes for a speedy recovery. Know that I am grateful  for you, and I will offer my prayers for you and your family. May Queen of Angels, pray for you!

This is great news for our community!
If you want to send him a "Get Well" Card, please send it to the Rectory Office. Click on the link

If you wish to request a Mass Card for him, you can visit the Rectory Office @

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